Volcanoes Today, 2 Mar 2016: Fuego Volcano, Erta Ale, Sinabung, Telica, Suwanose-jima, Momotombo

Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): After a period of relative calm since last October, a new phase of strombolian activity occurred this morning at the volcano. Time-lapse video from Sinabung (Sumatra, Indonesia): The activity of the volcano seems to have picked up. Our correspondent Andi who’s there on one of our Volcano Special tours, reported: “Sinabung increases…

Volcanoes Today, 25 Feb 2016: Shiveluch Volcano

Shiveluch (Kamchatka): Based on satellite data, Tokyo VAAC reported an eruption plume from the volcano that rose to estimated 21,000 ft (6.4 km) altitude yesterday evening and drifted NW. The volcano overall has been a bit calmer recently. This and a similar report a few days ago indicate that activity continues, and produces occasional moderate-sized…